Finishing Techniques Archive

How to Knit the English Slip Stitch Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the english slip stitch selvedge edge. This stitch is a way of creating a row of chains along the side of your work. It is sometimes used for finishing or a decorative detail. The english slip stitch selvedge edge …

How to Knit the German Slip Stitch Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the german slip stitch selvedge edge. This stitch is a way of creating a slip stitch edge on the side of your work. The german slip stitch selvedge edge stitch would be great for all edging projects!

How to Knit the Structured Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the structured selvedge edge. This stitch is a way of creating a border on the side of your work. The structured selvedge edge stitch would be great for all edging projects!

How to Knit the Criss Cross Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the criss cross selvedge edge. This stitch creates a spiral look on the side. The criss cross selvedge edge stitch would be great for baby blankets, afghans, and slippers!

How to Knit the Reverse Garter Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the reverse garter selvedge edge. Selvedge edges are way to finish your work giving it stability and structure, as well as a nice finish look. The reverse selvedge edge stitch is a variation of the garter stitch selvedge edge …

How to Knit the Slip Stitch Selvedge Edge Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the slip selvedge edge stitch. This technique is a very basic stitch. Selvedge is used for a couple of reasons, they are used for stability for the edge and kepps it from curling. It also makes it easier to …

How to Knit the Estonian Button

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Estonian button. This technique is a method of creating nupps and creates a small, attractive bump in the fabric resembling a button.

How to Knit the Single Cable Twist Button Band

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the single cable twist button band. This button band is a great addition to any cardigan! single cable twist button band uses a basic cable to create a visually appealing button band.

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